God on Trial

Television play set in Auschwitz during World War II.

Awaiting their inevitable deaths at one of the worst concentration camps, a group of Jews make a rabbinical court to decide whether God has gone against the Holy Covenant and if He is the one guilty for their suffering.

Written by:
Frank Cottrell-Boyce
Starring:
Antony Sher, Rupert Graves, Jack Shepherd, Dominic Cooper, Eddie Marsan, Stellan Skarsgard
Release:
BBC Two (UK), PBS (US), 2008
No. of series:
TV film